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Academic staff: Module Reading Lists

                Module Reading List logo            My Module Reading Lists, hosted on Talis, is a system which allows you to communicate the reading for your modules to your students and to Library Services.  Add your reading items (including books, book chapters, journal articles and web links) and annotations for students to your list. Library Services will maximise availability of these items and students will be able to access their module reading lists via a direct link in the Blackboard module.

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Reading List Policy

The reading list policy outlines an institutional approach to the provision of reading list materials for students and for the effective management of reading lists to ensure that Library Services can meet the information needs of Aston programmes. This policy will be reviewed annually (last update Sptember 2023).

You can access the complete policy document below.  For any questions, please contact


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